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  • 20 Aug 2017
    Police officers detain the Moroccan suspect who was shot in the leg, in the Finnish ...

    Moroccan asylum seeker ‘targeted women’ in Finland terror stabbing

    Finnish police said Saturday that a Moroccan asylum seeker deliberately targeted women in a stabbing spree that left two dead and is being investigated as the country's first terror attack. Police ...

  • Local residents were searching for survivors after an express train derailed Saturday near the town ...

    At least 23 dead, dozens hurt as train derails in India

    At least 23 people were killed and dozens injured after an express train derailed in north India Saturday, officials said, as rescuers clambered across mangled carriages to pull passengers from the wr...

  • Iraqi government forces advance towards Tal Afar on June 9, 2017, during ongoing battles to retake the ...

    Iraq begins battle to retake Tal Afar, IS bastion near Mosul: PM

    Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced early Sunday the start of a battle to retake Tal Afar, a key Northern Iraqi bastion of the Islamic State (IS) group and one of their last remaining stron...

  • Thousands of counter-demonstrators converged on Boston Saturday in protest at a planned 'Free Speech Rally' ...

    Thousands join anti-racism march in Boston

    Thousands of anti-racism demonstrators flooded the streets of Boston Saturday, dwarfing a gathering of white nationalists in the city and triggering scuffles with police but avoiding the serious viole...

  • 19 Aug 2017
    Stoke City's Spanish striker Jese (C) celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal of ...

    Jese hits ground running to shoot down Arsenal

    Stoke City's new loan signing Jese Rodriguez made an immediate impact by scoring the only goal as his side stunned Arsene Wenger's Arsenal 1-0 on Saturday. The 24-year-old Spaniard, who only arrive...

  • Juventus' Argentinian forward Paulo Dybala (R) celebrates with Juventus' midfielder Claudio Marchisio (R) and Juventus' ...

    Buffon saves VAR penalty as Juve overrun Cagliari

    Goals from Mario Mandzukic, Paulo Dybala and Gonzalo Higuain handed Juventus a 3-0 win over Cagliari on Saturday, as the Italian champions defied a video assistant referee (VAR) penalty decision to op...

  • Spanish police cordon off Las Ramblas avenue in central Barcelona after a van ploughed into ...

    Spain attacker showed ‘no sign of radicalisation’: father

    Residents of Melouiya, a village high in Morocco's Atlas Mountains, are in shock at the news two of their sons were implicated in terror attacks in Spain. A traditional tent set up on a rocky patch...

  • Police officers detain the Moroccan suspect who was shot in the leg, in the Finnish ...

    Finland stabbing was terror attack, suspect is Moroccan

    Finnish police said Saturday that after new information a stabbing spree that left two people dead was now considered a terrorist attack, identifying the suspect as an 18-year-old Moroccan citizen. ...

  • Investigators are working round the clock to unravel the terror cell of at least 12 young ...

    Spain hunts suspect over Barcelona carnage

    Spanish police expanded a manhunt Saturday for a Moroccan man believed to be one of the perpetrators of twin terror attacks in Barcelona and another seaside resort that killed 14 and wounded around 10...

  • Dortmund's Gabonese forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (C) celebrates scoring his side's third goal past Wolfsburg's Belgian ...

    Dortmund outclass Wolfsburg as Dembele sits out

    American teenager Christian Pulisic scored and created a goal as he replaced Barcelona target Ousmane Dembele to spark Borussia Dortmund to a 3-0 win over Wolfsburg on Saturday. The 20-year-old Dem...

  • Barely two hours before the August 18 midnight deadline, Nasa lawyers arrive at the Supreme Court ...

    Kenya opposition lodges legal challenge to election

    Kenya's opposition filed a petition late Friday at the Supreme Court challenging the conduct and results of last week's election won by President Uhuru Kenyatta, demanding new polls. Court re...

  • Manchester United's Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku (C) and Manchester United's French midfielder Paul Pogba (R) ...

    Man United hit four again, Mane lifts Liverpool

    Romelu Lukaku was on target again as Manchester United continued their fine early-season form with a second successive 4-0 win on Saturday, this time at Swansea City. Eric Bailly, Paul Pogba and su...

  • Venezuela's new Constituent Assembly -- shown here at the body's inauguration earlier this month -- ...

    Venezuela government allies seize legislative powers

    Venezuela's new pro-government constitutional authority declared Friday it was seizing power from the opposition-led legislature, tightening President Nicolas Maduro's grip on the country in defiance ...

  • Grace Mugabe, the wife of Zimbabwe's longtime leader, is seeking diplomatic immunity over an alleged ...

    Grace Mugabe due at S. Africa summit after assault claim

    Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe, who is seeking diplomatic immunity for an alleged assault in South Africa last weekend, is due to attend a regional leaders' summit in Pretoria on Saturday. The ...

  • A photo taken from the instagram account of BernatMajo shows police officers and rescuers standing ...

    Two dead, six injured in Finland stabbing spree

    Police shot and wounded a suspect after a stabbing spree in which a man killed two people and wounded six others in the Finnish city of Turku. Within hours of the attack on Friday the force had ann...

  • A minute's silence was observed in memory of the victims, attended by Prime Minister Mariano ...

    Spain police say suspects planned bigger attack

    Suspects in Spain's twin terror attacks had been planning an even bigger assault than the deadly car rampages they carried out, police said, as distressing details emerged of families torn apart in th...

  • While Afghanistan's red, black and green tricolour flag adorned many Kabul streets, the day will ...

    High security as Afghanistan marks independence day

    Afghan security forces were on high alert Saturday as the war-weary country, reeling from a number of high-profile deadly attacks, prepared to mark its independence day with muted celebrations. The...

  • 18 Aug 2017
    An emphatic 4-0 victory over West Ham in their opening game suggests Manchester United have ...

    Man United aim to build on formidable start

    Anthony Martial has warned Manchester United not to get carried away by their impressive start to the Premier League season as the leaders head to Swansea on Saturday. An emphatic 4-0 victory over ...

  • Arsenal's Chilean striker Alexis Sanchez , currently sidelined by an abdominal injury, is out of contract ...

    Arsenal in search of Sanchez tonic at Stoke

    Arsenal head to Stoke City this weekend aiming to register a second victory of the season and divert attention away from continuing questions about the future of Alexis Sanchez. Arsene Wenger's sid...

  • Antonio Conte refused to make peace with Diego Costa as he laughed off the Chelsea ...

    Costa’s criminal claim just a joke to Conte

    Antonio Conte refused to make peace with Diego Costa as he laughed off the Chelsea striker's claim that he has been treated like a criminal by the Premier League champions. Costa is in exile in Bra...

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